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4 Reasons to Prioritize Electric Vehicles After COVID-19

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A Fairer and More Sustainable Post-COVID World in Latin America

  • biking
  • cities for all
  • infrastructure
  • sanitation
  • cities
  • equity
  • finance
  • Latin America
  • low carbon development
  • multilateral development banks
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Silhouette of a person with a bicycle overlooking Belo Horizonte's skyline. Photo by Mariana Gil/WRI.
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4 Investment Areas to Stimulate China's Economy After COVID-19

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Installation of solar photovoltaic panels on the roofs of the Hongqiao Passenger Rail Terminal in Shanghai, China.
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RELEASE: New Report Finds National Governments Can Unlock Nearly $24 Trillion by Investing in Zero-Carbon Cities

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ADVISORY: Press Call on How National Governments Can Capture Major Economic Benefits by Investing in Zero-Carbon Cities

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Electrification Doesn't Make Sense Everywhere—Yet

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Where cities have relatively clean grids, they should electrify as much as possible.
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Optimize, Electrify, Decarbonize: The 3 Steps to Thriving, Zero-Carbon Cities

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  • transportation
  • electric mobility
  • Unlocking Climate Action
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Cities Can Save $17 Trillion by Preventing Urban Sprawl

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  • The $26 Trillion Opportunity
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IPCC 1.5° Report: We Need to Build and Live Differently in Cities

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Wiping down rooftop solar panels in Mumbai.
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RELEASE: 15 Transport and Tech Companies Sign the Shared Mobility Principles for Livable Cities

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3 Reasons Renewable Energy Is Poised to Take Off in Developing Cities

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Rooftop solar is a key to renewable cities. Flickr/UNDP India
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Urban Biking Advice from Copenhagen, Portland and Beyond

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WRI’s Andrew Steer and Claudia Adriazola on the Pennsylvania Avenue biketrack
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Transforming Transportation: Toward Sustainable Mobility for All

  • Urban Mobility
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Bus is Sao Paulo, Brazil
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STATEMENT: WRI Welcomes the Adoption of the New Urban Agenda

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  • UN-Habitat
  • Cities
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3 Challenges to Safe and Affordable Urban Housing

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